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Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

 
Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 77323
Mineral:Fluorite, Pyrite, Quartz
Locality:Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China
Description:Lustrous transparent purple cubic fluorite crystals to 9 mm with lustrous yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 1.5 mm over lustrous translucent gray quartz crystals to 3 mm. The fluorite crystals have surfaces composed of parallel cubic crystal faces. The fluorite crystals fluoresce deep-violet under LW UV illumination. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:6.5x5.5x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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